Editorial Board


Ana E. Núñez, MD

Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Associate Editors

Mary Kimmel, MD
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

Longjian Liu, MD, PhD, MSc, FAHA
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Charles P. Mouton, MD
Meharry Medical College
Nashville, TN

Michelle L. Rogers, PhD
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA



John Paul Sanchez, MD, MPH
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ

Ruth Enid Zambrana, PhD
University of Maryland
College Park, MD


 Xinzhi Zhang, MD, PhD, FACE, FRSM
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
Bethesda, MD

Editorial Board

Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH
U. S. Surgeon General
Washington, D.C.


Michelle Berlin, MD, MPH
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

Olivia Carter-Pokras, PhD
University of Maryland School of Public Health
College Park, MD


Jehan (Gigi) El-Bayoumi, MD, FACP
Rodham Institute, George Washington University
Washington, DC

Ronit Elk, PhD
University of South Carolina College of Nursing
Columbia, SC

Francisco Garcia, MD
Pima County Health Department
Tucson, AZ

Samuel C. “Chris” Haffer, PhD
U. S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Baltimore, MD

Jeffrey H. Herbst, PhD
Centers for Disease Control
Atlanta, GA

Debra Furr-Holden, PhD
Michigan State University
Flint, MI

Greta Massetti, PhD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Edith P. Mitchell, MD, FACP
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson
Philadelphia, PA

Michelle Odlum, EdD, MPH
Columbia University School of Nursing
New York, NY

Elizabeth Ofili, MD, MPH, FACC
Morehouse School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Vyjeyanthi S. Periyakoil, MD
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Scott D. Rhodes, PhD
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC


Renata Schiavo, PhD, MA
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Health Equity Initiative
Strategic Communication Resources
New York, NY


Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, FAAP, FACP, FTOS
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Stephen B. Thomas, PhD
University of Maryland, School of Public Health
College Park, MD


Lisa M. Vaughn, PhD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center/University of Cincinnati
   College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH

Stella L. Volpe, PhD
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

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